During Umar's school days he struggled with his academic studies. He was an average student leaving school with GSCE grade C,D,E's and F's. He was told by many people that if he didn't achieve high school grades that he would amount to nothing.
How Wrong They Were
Umar left school and worked part and full time in sales call centres then as a manager for the CO-OP. Umar struggled in sales but came in every day with a smile on his face and tried to achieve sales. In the sales call centre he didn't get one sale and was eventually let go.
He then worked at the Co-Op local Chelmsford store and soon became store manager. He always enjoyed to to people and was an amazing connector.
The First Acquisition
Umar saved his hard earned wages and at the young age of 21 years old, he acquired Happicabs Chelmsford, a small taxi cab which had 5 cars. With just two year Umar had doubled the car fleet to 10 cars. Within 3 years he had trebled the car fleet to more than 15 cars.
Technology Grew His Business
In 2012 Umar launched the first Taxi Service APP. It was the first APP to be launched by any Taxi Service in Essex. It was a huge success. The same year Umar reinvested his profits into more technology that would see his company go from strength to strength.
Umar Vision was to create a leading Essex Taxi Service. Today he is achieving that vision and more. With over 100 cars on his fleet and three further company acquisitions including Stansted, Maldon and South Woodham Ferrers. His small five car initial acquisition has become one of Essex's leading and most successful Taxi Service Operators.
Umar has a business plan to reach 300+ cars within the next two years. He continues to execute his business growth plan with vigour and passion.
30 Years of Age
At the age of 30 Umar now runs a multi million pound business, which he continues to develop and grow daily
He was told by many people that if he didn't achieve high school grades that he would amount to nothing.